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I’m the founder of Houslets, an early-stage venture developing low-cost, open-source, user-buildable living-space systems. Formerly: research consultant at Stanford Media X; co-founder, Open Library of Humanities; Stanford HighWire Press; OCLC Online Computer Library Center; Openly Informatics (acquired by OCLC).



Other items of note:

  • I grew up in London for 10 years, then lived in Portland, then New Haven, CT; New York for 14 years; Palo Alto for 3 years; now divide time between Portland, Bay Area, and Mendocino Co., California.
  • I formerly worked for Stanford University’s HighWire Press, as Sr. Product Manager for Emerging Content. .
  • Previously, I worked at OCLC, Online Computer Library Center, in the Grid Services (i.e. Web Services) group. .
  • I’m a dual citizen of the U.S. and the U.K. .
  • I have two catsBao-yu (贾宝玉 / 賈寶玉 / Jiǎ Bǎoyù / Chia Pao-yu, “previous jade”) and Tai-yu (林黛玉 / Lín Dàiyù / Lin Tai-yu; “Blue-black Jade”). They are named for two main characters in the classic Chinese novel Dream of the Red Chamber (Hónglóu mèng / 红楼梦).

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